The Kooks to play US TV show

Performance coincides with Stateside tour

The Kooks are set to perform live on ‘The Late Show With David Letterman’ next month.

The band have been invited to appear on the prestigious US variety programme on May 9, where they will perform tracks from their 2006 debut album ‘Inside In/Inside Out’.

“What a privilege to be playing such a prestigious show,” frontman Luke Pritchard told NME.COM. “We can’t wait to get out there and play our music.”

The Brighton four-piece will also be hitting the road for a sold-out Stateside tour, kicking off with a performance at Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival on April 29.

The remaining dates are:

San Francisco Slim’s (April 30)

Portland Doug Fir Lounge (May 2)

Seattle Crocodile Café (3)

Chicago Metro (5)

Columbus The Basement (7)

Toronto Guvernment (8)

New York Irving Plaza (10, 11)

Washington DC 9:30 Club (12)

Boston Paradise Rock Club (13)